Thursday , 6 August 2020

 
CAN AN OLD DOG LEARN A NEW TRICK?

CAN AN OLD DOG LEARN A NEW TRICK?

In February 2020, as my 50th birthday loomed, I rather predictably felt compelled to remind myself that age is just a number. What better way than to learn a new trick on my mount ...

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DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

In 2019, SCOTT-SRAM MTB-Racing's Nino Schurter and Lars Forster stormed to victory in the Absa Cape Epic. This feat was made more remarkable by the fact that they lost 6 minutes a ...

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“NEW ERA” SCOTT-SRAM MTB RACING LAUNCHED IN STELLENBOSCH

“NEW ERA” SCOTT-SRAM MTB RACING LAUNCHED IN STELLENBOSCH

TREAD joined local and international colleagues for three days to ride with and meet the latest teaming of SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing, who chose Stellenbosch as a platform for their pr ...

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CROSS COUNTRY STAR RISSVEDS TO TACKLE 2017 CAPE EPIC

CROSS COUNTRY STAR RISSVEDS TO TACKLE 2017 CAPE EPIC

Jenny Rissveds took the mountain biking world by storm in 2016, announcing her arrival at the top end of the sport with some outstanding performances and then capping it all with ...

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HELMET, SCOTT CENTRIC PLUS

HELMET, SCOTT CENTRIC PLUS

What more can you do to improve a mountain bike helmet? Good question. It’s a question SCOTT asked and the answer, after four years of development, is the Centric Plus. SCOTT’s ob ...

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SOUTH AFRICAN CHALLENGERS TARGET EPIC RED, AND MORE

SOUTH AFRICAN CHALLENGERS TARGET EPIC RED, AND MORE

In 2014 the Absa Cape Epic delivered one of the most dramatic Grand Finale finishes in its storied history. Matthys Beukes and Gert Heyns secured a rare all-South African win in t ...

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SCOTT PREMIUM SHOE

SCOTT PREMIUM SHOE

  The one area you can always improve efficiency is in your shoes. Unless you already have a top-end shoe. Top-end shoes have a very stiff outer sole and are extremely light. ...

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SCOTT SPARK 920

SCOTT SPARK 920

  After Specialized, the long-time most popular Cape Epic bike brand, SCOTT was the highest climber in terms of brand popularity for the 2014 ABSA Cape Epic. We rode the SCOT ...

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